Preferences

No anime have been associated with this tag.

Chocolate Underground

  1. Comedy
  2. Kids
Chocolate Underground
Short-form
June 12, 2008 JST

Chocolate and other sweets have been banned thanks to the political reign of the Good For You Party, and the new laws are enforced strictly, with force if need be. Smudger and Huntley are two teen boys determined to eat chocolate again. They search out rumored chocolate bootleggers, eventually starting their own chocolate underground distribution.

Based on the the British children's novel Bootleg by Alex Shearer.

Ojamajo Doremi OVA

  1. Kids
  2. Magic
Ojamajo Doremi OVA
  • Studio TBA

Traffic Safety: Onpu teaches traffic safety.
Bicycle Safety Classroom: Momoko teaches bicycle safety.
Let's!! Cooking: Learn how to make special treats!

[Source: Royal Patraine]

Crayon Shin-chan Gaiden: Alien vs. Shinnosuke

  1. Comedy
  2. Ecchi
  3. Kids
  4. Sci-Fi
  5. Space
Crayon Shin-chan Gaiden: Alien vs. Shinnosuke
Short-form
August 3, 2016 JST

Unlike the main television anime series which is mostly set in modern-day Japan, the new series will be a "sealed room" suspense comedy set 100 years in the future. The story begins when Shinnosuke and the entire Nohara family wake up from cold sleep to find themselves aboard a space ship drifting in space. The anime will depict the various events that take place inside the ship.

[Source: Anime News Network]

Super Shiro

  1. Kids
Super Shiro
Short-form
October 14, 2019 JST

※ NOTE: Spin-off series of Crayon Shin-chan franchise

Shiro, an ordinary looking dog living with an ordinary looking family in Japan, is in fact “SUPER SHIRO” - a peace-keeping superhero dog.

His mission is to secure the legendary bone that is said to have the powers to rule the world.

Can Shiro save the world by finding the mysterious bone before they fall into the wrong paws and protect the Earth?

[Source: tv asahi]

Tabisuru Nuigurumi: Traveling Daru

  1. Kids
  2. Slice of Life
Tabisuru Nuigurumi: Traveling Daru
July 6, 2012 JST

Daru, a cherished handmade stuffed toy, gets lost and separated from its owner one day when at the airport. Determined to find her again, Daru sets out on a journey around the world in search of her. As time passes, the girl begins to forget about Daru. Will Daru be able to find and see his beloved owner again?

[Source: Crunchyroll]

Sora Iro no Tane

  1. Kids
Sora Iro no Tane
October 1992

A short TV advertisement based on a children's book about a fox who gives a boy a seed which grows into a giant house.

Doraemon: Benkyou Heya no Tsuribori

  1. Comedy
  2. Kids
  3. Sci-Fi
  4. Shounen
Doraemon: Benkyou Heya no Tsuribori
  • Studio TBA
October 3, 1979 JST

The pilot to Doraemon (1979). It was created in 1978 but was released to the public as the first special double-billed with episode 159 in the same timeslot. In it, Doraemon creates a fishing pond in Nobita's room so he could play around instead of studying.

Yadosagashi

  1. Adventure
  2. Fantasy
  3. Kids
  4. Slice of Life
Yadosagashi
January 3, 2006 JST

A nameless heroine packs up her belongings into a large satchel and heads out of the city. Walking on foot across the countryside, she encounters a strange collection of creepy crawlies and ghostly spirits.

Crayon Shin-chan Gaiden: Omocha Wars

  1. Comedy
  2. Ecchi
  3. Kids
  4. Sci-Fi
  5. Space
Crayon Shin-chan Gaiden: Omocha Wars
Short-form
November 9, 2016 JST

Adaptation of the 41st volume of the original manga's "Figure Wars" story. The story begins when toys of Oban, a character from a tokusatsu (special effects) television show, becomes popular, but also loses popualrity quickly. Many unsold Oban toys are thrown away. A bolt of lightning strikes one of these toys one day, and gives it life. Alongside other toys thrown away by people, Oban swears revenge on humans, and attacks. At the same time, Oban's sworn enemy Chūkōnen Kamen is also given life. Chūkōnen Kamen, normally a middle-aged, overweight, and depressed man, powers up by eating cup noodles. Alongside Shinnosuke, he will fight to reclaim peace for the world.

[Source: Anime News Network]

Tanpen Unico: Kuroi Kumo to Shiroi Hane

  1. Adventure
  2. Fantasy
  3. Kids
Tanpen Unico: Kuroi Kumo to Shiroi Hane
  • Studio TBA
Premiered Winter 1979

The Goddess Venus is jealous of the beautiful human girl Psyche and blames her pet unicorn, Unico, as Psyche's source of good luck that keeps her from the harm of the goddess' cruel intentions.

Unico has the amazing power to make anyone he meets happy. Whether it's because of his personality or the powers of his horn, no one knows. Venus has Unico banished, and the West Wind now takes Unico from one place and time to the next. Taken to a heavily polluted city, Unico meets a sickly girl named Chiko who is suffering because of the pollution of a nearby factory that darkens the entire sky. Unico then is determined to cheer her up, cure her, and destroy the nearby factory.

[Source: Anime News Network]

Crayon Shin-chan Gaiden: Kazokuzure Ookami

  1. Comedy
  2. Ecchi
  3. Kids
  4. Sci-Fi
  5. Space
Crayon Shin-chan Gaiden: Kazokuzure Ookami
Short-form
February 22, 2017 JST

Master butt-swordsman Nohara Hiroshinosuke (Lone Wolf) travels with his family seeking employment. The family encounters a mysterious girl Hazumi and a wild dog Shiro, and decides to travel together. The group is attacked by various assassins, eventually their lives are threatened by the butt-swordsmen's enemy, the armpit-swordsmen of the Demon Bull Clan. Who will win: butts or armpits? Against an array of idiosyncratic enemies, Nohara Hiroshinosuke and his son Shinnosuke have the chance to display their swashbuckling skills.

[Source: Anime News Network]

Kyouryuu Shoujo Gauko

  1. Comedy
  2. Kids
Kyouryuu Shoujo Gauko
Short-form
Nov 22, 2019 at 5:00pm JST

The comedy series follows Naoko Watanabe, a typical tween girl aside from the fact that she possesses strange and sometimes troubling powers. When her anger exceeds a maximum level, she turns into Gauko, the fire-breathing dinosaur girl.

Jigoku Youchien

  1. Demons
  2. Kids
  3. School
Jigoku Youchien
Short-form
  • Studio TBA
January 9, 2013 JST

Flash anime shorts that center around a school for mischievous demon toddlers.

[Source: AniDB]

Cap Kakumei Bottleman

  1. Game
  2. Kids
Cap Kakumei Bottleman
Short-form
Oct 9, 2020 at 7:05am JST

The story centers around a boy named Kota Koka. Kota strives to be the world's best Bottle King at the Bottle Battles in the virtual Drink World. He meets his Bottleman partner Colamaru and then wages battles with various rivals.

[Source: Anime News Network]

Rilakkuma to Yuuenchi

  1. Kids
Rilakkuma to Yuuenchi
2022

Kaoru, Rilakkuma, Korilakkuma, and Kiiroitori go to play at a theme park that is about to close. There, they encounter many events and meet different people.

[Source: Netflix]

Crayon Shin-chan Gaiden: O-o-o no Shinnosuke

  1. Comedy
  2. Ecchi
  3. Kids
  4. Sci-Fi
  5. Space
Crayon Shin-chan Gaiden: O-o-o no Shinnosuke
Short-form
May 31, 2017 JST

A small country town. Recently, the town has witnessed many strange incidents. A yokai kindergartener O-O- O-No Shinnosuke and his yokai father Tamatama Dad arrive in town. They are said to be looking for the yokai Big Butt Mom who has run away from home. When an elementary school girl Fumie Sakura is suddenly attacked by the mysterious Fuzzy Wuzzy, a superfluous-hair yokai, Shinnosuke goes to her aid. Their encounter is the start of the greatest yokai case in the small town's history.

[Source: Amazon via Anime News Network]

Shinrabanshou: Tenchishinmei no Shou

  1. Game
  2. Kids
Shinrabanshou: Tenchishinmei no Shou
Jun 29, 2014 at 7:00am JST

Japanese streaming service niconico announced that it will stream a new anime for Bandai's Shinra Banshō Choco trading card series. The first "feature-length anime" in the franchise will celebrate its 10th anniversary, and will feature a story from the newest set of cards for the series, Shinra Banshō Choco ~Tenchinmei no Shō~.

[Source: Anime News Network]

Crayon Shin-chan Manatsu no Yoru ni Ora Sanjou! Arashi wo Yobu Den-O vs. Shin-O 60-bu Special!!

  1. Action
  2. Comedy
  3. Kids
  4. Shounen
  5. Superpower
Crayon Shin-chan Manatsu no Yoru ni Ora Sanjou! Arashi wo Yobu Den-O vs. Shin-O 60-bu Special!!
  • Studio TBA
August 3, 2007 JST

A sixty minute special of the Crayon Shin-chan anime featuring a crossover between Shin-chan and the live action tokusatsu series Kamen Rider Den-O, as well as three normal summer-themed episodes. The Den-O characters are drawn in the style of Shin-chan's regular characters.

Another thing of note, inbetween commercial breaks, clips of a live action Shin-Chan onboard the Den-Liner or with characters from the Kamen Rider Den-O Series were shown. In most of these scenes it involves the Owner giving Shin a speech of sorts or making Shin feel uncomfortable.

Komachi to Dangorou

  1. Adventure
  2. Comedy
  3. Kids
  4. Sci-Fi
Komachi to Dangorou
November 10, 2012 JST

Niigata city's publicity mascot characters, Komachi Hanano and Dangorou Sasa, search for the mysterious stone that was stolen after it had fallen from the skies.

[Source: MyAnimeList]

Hibike! Wadaiko

  1. Drama
  2. Kids
Hibike! Wadaiko
Premiered Winter 2004

An educational film about the Convention on the Rights of the Child in Japan. In the movie's example, a group of children are practicing taiko (drums) for a recital at the community center. Local adult residents force them to stop, saying that it's selfish for kids to disturb their peace. Their teacher tells them about the Convention on the Rights of the Child so they have the courage to stand up to the the adults to dispel the ideology of "kids don't know anything. They need to shut up and do what we tell them."

Obake no Dokuro

  1. Kids
  2. Supernatural
Obake no Dokuro
March 4, 2015 JST

Back alley of candy shop which everybody has called it “Alley of ghosts”.
Gacharico the Ghost lives there, but it’s a secret that only little Miku, from the family candy shop, knows.
The content of the capsules appear to be ordinary toys, but inside Gacharico the Ghost, live an abundant of other ghosts, each with their own personality.
Even today, the ghosts are using all their powers to try to inspire awe and feelings in the children around them.
An original animation created and directed by Kato Michiya for Asakura Sekai-ichi character design.

[Source: Official website]

Kamen Rider Fourze x Crayon Shin-chan

  1. Action
  2. Comedy
  3. Kids
  4. Shounen
Kamen Rider Fourze x Crayon Shin-chan
  • Studio TBA
April 13, 2012 JST

Four short crossover episodes, collectively titled Kamen Rider Fourze × Crayon Shin-chan between Kamen Rider Fourze and Crayon Shin-chan were shown in each show's time slots during April 2012 to promote their respective series' new films: Kamen Rider × Super Sentai: Super Hero Taisen and Crayon Shin-chan: The Storm Called!: Me and the Space Princess. The characters will crossover in two episodes of each respective series. The story follows Shin-chan teaming up with Kamen Rider Fourze in order to go to space and rescue Shin's younger sister who had been taken to Planet Himawari to become its princess. The first and fourth episodes feature both anime and live-action while the second and third were entirely animated.

[Source: Wikipedia]

Kaze no Matasaburou

  1. Fantasy
  2. Kids
  3. Slice of Life
Kaze no Matasaburou
August 20, 1988 JST

A foreign transfer student from the city arrives one day in a Japanese country town. Enchanted by his air of mystery, his classmates nickname him "Matasaburou the Wind Imp" after a local legend. Eventually they become friends and spend many days playing in the countryside. One windy day, Matasaburou returns to the city, leaving his classmates to speculate that he really was Matasaburou the Wind Imp and that he flew away on the wind.

Yamatarou Kaeru

  1. Kids
Yamatarou Kaeru
  • Studio TBA
August 15, 1986 JST

After having lost his parents, Yamatarou, a bear, is raised by a man. Yamatarou's friend is Shi-roku, a steam locomotive, and Yamatarou learns to impersonate the whistle of the locomotive. This is a story for nursery school kids about the friendship between the bear and the steam locomotive. The quality pictures render a sense of warmth to the reader.

[Source: Anime News Network]

Hana wa Saku: Touhoku ni Saku

  1. Fantasy
  2. Kids
Hana wa Saku: Touhoku ni Saku
  • Studio TBA
September 8, 2014 JST

Domo-kun and Charo meet a strange girl in the hustle and bustle Tokyo. Since "that day", she has not gone back home. When Charo gives the girl a wreath of Gerbera plants, she accidentally sneezes. A burst of magic came out of the Gerbera, and a flower train emerges from the middle of a flower garden. As the three board the flower train, it starts moving toward the girl's hometown. However, what awaits them is a ferocious storm!

Animated short to support the reconstruction of areas hit by the 2011 Great Eastern Japan Earthquake.

[Source: Official website]

Kanzen Shouri Daiteiou

  1. Action
  2. Adventure
  3. Kids
  4. Mecha
  5. Sci-Fi
Kanzen Shouri Daiteiou
December 22, 2001 JST

When an alien force attacks Earth, a giant sword falls onto the campus of Paradise Elementary School, transforming it into a flying vessel. The fate of the planet lies with one group of kids who must pilot powerful mecha to stop the invaders before it's too late!

(Source: Anime-Planet)

Note: Originally planned as a TV anime series, this ended up as a promotional video for its manga serialization on magazine Monthly Daiteioh.

Akage no Anne Specials

  1. Drama
  2. Historical
  3. Kids
  4. Shoujo
  5. Slice of Life
Akage no Anne Specials
February 11, 2001 JST

A summary of the Akage no Anne full series aired as a TV specials.

Anne is an orphan full of imagination. When she arrives at her new home she learns that sometimes you have to be a sensible person too; at the same time her unique character changes, or at least attracts, the people around her. The story covers Anne's growth from about eleven to seventeen years old as she makes friends, goes to school and studies. At a difficult point in her life, Anne will have to make a hard choice and perhaps find a new dream.

[Source: AniDB]

Ninja Box

  1. Action
  2. Adventure
  3. Comedy
  4. Fantasy
  5. Kids
Ninja Box
Short-form
Aug 8, 2019 at 4:00pm JST

Hiroto longs to build a secret base near his house, and in his house's storeroom he meets a ninja and "Nintuber" named Tonkachi. Tonkachi, who knows about the existence of the "Ninja Box," forces Tonkachi to go to the "Village of Tatemakuri," where they meet a talking dog named Tatezou.

[Source: Anime News Network]

Corocoro Coronya

  1. Kids
Corocoro Coronya
Short-form
  • Studio TBA
March 2, 2020 JST

Corocoro Coronya is a cat who loves to roll (corocoro) and spends a lot of his time in a cornet. San-X released this character with goods, LINE stickers, and merchandise in 2017 though its public debut was in 2016.

Nanatsu no Hoshi

  1. Drama
  2. Kids
Nanatsu no Hoshi
  • Studio TBA
Premiered Winter 1999

Based on Leo Tolstoy's retelling of the The Big Dipper.

A young girl from a village suffering from a drought goes in search of water for her sick mother.

Yasashii Akuma

  1. Demons
  2. Kids
Yasashii Akuma
  • Studio TBA
December 25, 2018 JST

An Amazon Prime Japan Video exclusive.

Foo, a kind boy, lives together with his grandmother. However, Foo has no friends. One day, as Foo is off picking herbs on a mountain to treat his grandmother's illness, he finds himself lost. But then he is saved by a boy demon with bright-red skin named Smoochy. The two kind yet friendless boys meet and become each other's first friend. The two begin to spend their days playing together, until one day Foo suddenly stops coming to the mountain.

[Source: Official YouTube channel]

Oniku Daisuki! Zeushi-kun 2nd Season

  1. Comedy
  2. Kids
Oniku Daisuki! Zeushi-kun 2nd Season
Short-form
November 29, 2014 JST

High above the clouds, meat-loving Zeushi-kun is the prince of 'Nikuniku Land'! He and his pal Minota think about meat every day! (Oh, they like veggies too.) Right now, they're freeloading down on the surface with the Miito family so they can discover all sorts of tasty domestic meat products.

With lively scenes of delicious meat lined up across the Miito family's dinner table, the anime presents the wonders of livestock and agricultural products, with an emphasis on domestic meat, in a fun and easy to understand way.

Zo Zo Zombie

  1. Comedy
  2. Kids
Zo Zo Zombie
Short-form
March 20, 2020 JST

Panda Zombie stinks at stinking! After losing everything in an underground farting 💨 competition, Zo Zo needs to stink up the place to get that sweet, sweet whiff of victory!

Can you imagine a better friend than a zombie? Someone who’d give his right arm to help someone? Who’d stick his neck out until it fell off? Who’d take off his head and shoulders to put himself head-and-shoulders above the competition? Even though he’s a zombie, he’s still very much a kid just trying to help people out and make the world a better place (in his own zombified way)!

Zo Zo Zombie chronicles the adventures of the bizarre Zo Zo as he tries to do some good in the world with his best friend Isamu. Zo Zo is the undead champion of the underdog who somehow always ends up butt-deep in comedic chaos! Get ready for a wacky, wonderful, totally-out-of-THIS-world-and-firmly-in-a-ZOMBIFIED-world good time!

[Source: Zo Zo Zombie]